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Bitcoin Skeptics Say Told You So As The Currency Falls More Than Oil

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If you think oil had a rough 2014, consider bitcoin. The digital currency has plunged 54 percent since the beginning of the year.

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Hedge Fund Machines Are Making the Right Calls on Oil

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Hedge funds that rely on computer programs to trade are producing some of the highest returns in the industry after a particularly profitable November.

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Investors Turn To MLP Funds As U.S. Energy Bet While Oil Slides

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U.S. investors are zeroing in on ETFs that track master limited partnerships as a way to bet on a long-term North American energy boom even as oil prices slide.

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DoubleLine To Launch Long-Duration Total Return Bond Fund

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DoubleLine Capital, which is overseen by closely watched investor Jeffrey Gundlach, said on Tuesday that it would launch the DoubleLine Long Duration Total Return Bond Fund to investors.

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Target-Date Funds Make Hedge Fund-Style Bets

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A fast-growing segment of U.S. retirement plans is using hedge-fund type strategies to bet a small but increasing slice of their assets.

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Hedge Funds Gain In November, But Lag Broader Market

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On average, hedge funds significantly trail the broader stock market year to date.

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RCS Capital Settles With American Realty Capital Properties For $60M

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The litigation arose from RCS's cancellation of an agreement to acquire Cole Capital.

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New York Life Bets On ETFs Mimicking Hedge Funds In IndexIQ Deal

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New York Life Insurance Co. agreed to buy asset manager IndexIQ, pushing into ETFs and adding offerings for retail investors who want to copy hedge-fund approaches.

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Closed-End Private Real Estate Funds' Assets Hit Record $742 billion: Preqin

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These funds added $50 billion in the first half of the year.

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Blackstone Exec Would Consider Top Job In U.S. Government

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Blackstone's No. 2 executive, Tony James, is considering taking a role outside the world's largest alternative asset manager.

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